Embracing Irrationality

In this ‘free-dive’ interview, Ben Gaddis, T3 CEO, an innovation firm that helps brands create value for consumers first, then build messaging around that value, explains how embracing irrationality drives innovation in business. Some of Ben’s insights: Irrationality is closely linked to new ideas Innovation […]

Level Up Next Generation Leaders

Carmela Castellano-Garcia, California Primary Care Association CEO, reveals some of the strategies she has been applying for 23 years to develop the next generation leaders. Here some of the strategies she mentioned: Create career paths for people to move up within the organization Focus on […]

Obtain a Great Talent Mix

In this perceptive interview, Scott Francis, BP3 CEO, an award-winning automation provider with offices in Austin, Denver, London, Amsterdam, and Lisbon, shares his journey from a co-founder CTO to a CEO, lessons learned from growing the company, and his unique approach to hiring and developing […]

Tom Salonek

Boost Business Results Through Employee Engagement

In this episode of the CEOpeek show, Dave interviews Tom Salonek, Founder, and CEO of Intertech, a Minneapolis-St. Paul-based software consulting and education company. Dave and Tom discuss employee engagement. When an organization has high engagement, employees are giving extra discretionary effort in their jobs, […]

Ron Scheese

Maximize your Purpose – Maximize your Organization

In this inspiring interview, Ron Scheese, Andesa Services CEO, a provider of integrated solutions to life insurance and annuity carriers and producers, shares his unique leadership philosophy. Ron continuously contributes to the body of work around leadership and he is working on an upcoming leadership […]

Achieve Clarity in Decision Making

Stuart Frankel, Narrative Science CEO, shares the leadership lessons he learned over the last 11 years since he founded the company. Some of Stuart’s insights: Prepare to play the long game Embrace the ups and downs Don’t treat problems equally Differentiate existential from non-existential decisions […]

Create a Jerk-Free Workplace

Reid Carr, the CEO of Red Door Interactive, shares the leadership philosophy that has helped him shape and grow the company over the last 19 years. Among Reid insights: How to balance long-term sustainability with short-term needs How to operate within a world of chaos […]

Build a Culturally Responsive Organization

In this inspirational interview, André Chapman, the founder and CEO of Unity Care, shares his purposeful journey and leadership foundation that has driven his move from high-tech to nonprofit. Unity Care is a California-based nonprofit organization that provides safe, stable, and affordable housing for youth […]

Team is the Greatest Enabler

Arman Eshraghi, the CEO of Qrvey, shares his entrepreneurship and leadership lessons from founding and growing tech companies. Arman is truly a serial entrepreneur. Qrvey is the 4th company he founded. Qrvey simplifies business analytics on Amazon Web Services (or AWS) and moves analytics beyond […]

Leverage Partnerships Within the Ecosystem

In this fascinating interview, Sanjeev Kumar, the CEO of Skience, a digital transformation platform for broker-dealers and Registered Investment Advisors that provides wealth managers with an efficient way to unify their technology and increase their productivity, shares the lessons he has learned growing the company […]